Each year, the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC) recognizes outstanding artistic achievement and honors the contributions artists make to our state through theIndividual Artist Awards (IAA) program. IAAs are accompanied by grants of $1,000, $3,000 or $6,000 to help support artists as they advance their craft.
The 2019 IAA application is now open to Maryland artists in the following categories:
MSAC partners with Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation (MAAF)
to administer the IAA program.
Applicants can access IAA guidelines, application, and application assistance resources by clicking the “Maryland” tab on MAAF’swebsite.
The deadline for 2019 applications is
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 4:30 pm EST
MSAC and MAAF will offer two webinars to guide IAA applicants through the application process. Advance registration is required.
Thursday, May 31, 2018, 1:00-2:30 PM – Register here
Saturday, July 7, 2018, 10:00-11:30 AM – Register here
Questions about applying? Contact Kimberly Steinle-Super at